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Social Enterprise from Cameroon Wins Creating Shared Value Prize 2016

Posted: Jun 21, 2016 – 02:00 PM EST

VEVEY, Switzerland, Jun. 21 /CSRwire/ - At the Creating Shared Value Global Forum in Abidjan, Nestl announced the winner of the Creating Shared Value [CSV] Prize 2016: Agro-Hub from Cameroon is the new prize laureate and Natural Extracts Industries from Tanzania the runner-up.Nestl...

RSE USA Grows Senior Talent Pool

Posted: Jun 21, 2016 – 01:24 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla., Jun. 21 /CSRwire/ - RSE USA is expanding its team and service offerings across the US and is pleased to announce that James Hall has joined the US consulting practice as a principal consultant. Recognized as a leader in the sustainable...

Arbor Day Foundation Celebrates 60 Millionth Tree Planting

Posted: Jun 21, 2016 – 12:02 PM EST

LINCOLN, Neb., Jun. 21 /CSRwire/ - The Arbor Day Foundation, in partnership the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), is commemorating the planting of the 60 millionth tree in our nations forests. Since 1990, the Arbor Day Foundation has been replanting on state and...

ImpactAssets Impact Investment Notes Deploys $8.3MM In Capital to Latin America and Asia

Posted: Jun 21, 2016 – 10:00 AM EST

The ImpactAssets Microfinance Plus Note and the ImpactAssets Global Sustainable Agriculture Note open doors to investors interested in addressing poverty and global sustainable agriculture, while realizing targeted financial returns.

2016 Booz Allen Aspen Ideas Award Finalists Announced

Posted: Jun 20, 2016 – 04:17 PM EST

MCLEAN, Va., Jun. 20 /CSRwire/ - Out of the 80 submissions, the field has been narrowed to 15. But, there can only be three winners of the Booz Allen Aspen Ideas Award. This spring, Festival Presenters and Scholars have been hard at work...

3BL Media Best Practices Webinar on July 20 Focuses on UN Global Goal 11: The Business Case for Sustainable Cities -- Making Urban Centers Inclusive, Safe and Resilient

Posted: Jun 20, 2016 – 08:35 AM EST

NORTHAMPTON, Mass., Jun. 20 /CSRwire/ - Big cities are getting bigger across the globe, creating environmental and social challenges as well as opportunities for dramatic progress in the battle to slow climate change. The plight of urban centers even earned its own United...

Second Vatican Conference on Impact Investing

Posted: Jun 20, 2016 – 07:00 AM EST

ROME, and WASHINGTON, Jun. 20 /CSRwire/ - At the invitation of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace and Catholic Relief Services, impact investing experts and Catholic leaders from around the world will convene in Rome to explore how the Catholic Church and...

12-Year-Old Food Pantry Founder Recognized as a National “Hero”

Posted: Jun 18, 2016 – 03:00 PM EST

GOLDSBORO, N. C. , Jun. 18 /CSRwire/ - Tyson Foods and the City of Goldsboro today publically recognized 12-year-old resident, Mackenzie Hinson for her extraordinary efforts fighting hunger in the community. Hinson, founder and operator of Goldsboros Make a Difference Food Pantry, is...

Black & Veatch and Volta Expand Urban EV Charging Networks

Posted: Jun 17, 2016 – 03:00 PM EST

OVERLAND PARK, Kansas, Jun. 17 /CSRwire/ - Black Veatch announced today it is working with Volta, an industry-leading provider of free sponsored electric vehicle charging stations. The two companies are working to significantly expand the Volta network and address the growing need for...

Pernod Ricard Recognized at the Deauville Green Awards 2016

Posted: Jun 17, 2016 – 12:29 PM EST

“Bottled Hope Sabah” is an inspirational film that explains Pernod Ricard Malaysia’s community-based environmental initiative involving the impoverished Sabah population, transforming used bottles into rechargeable lamps.

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